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Simplified
Pīnyīn
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HSK
the 12 earthly branches , , , , , , , , , , , , used cyclically in the calendar and as ordinal numbers I, II etc

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Simplified
Pīnyīn
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HSK
one of the twelve animals symbolic of the earthly branches 地支 / animal from the Chinese zodiac
HSK 6
first year of the sixty-year cycle (where each year is numbered with one of the 10 heavenly stems 天干 and one of the 12 earthly branches 地支) / the sixty-year cycle
year of one's birth sign, according to the cycle of 12 animals of the earthly branches 地支

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